Federal Register: December 8, 2006 (Volume 71, Number 236)
DOCID: FR Doc E6-20887
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before January 8, 2007.
The Acting Leader, Information Policy and Standards Team, Regulatory Information Management Services, Office of Management invites comments on the submission for OMB review as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Agency information collection activities; proposals, submissions, and approvals,
Section 3506 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35) requires that the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) provide interested Federal agencies and the public an early opportunity to comment on information collection requests. OMB may amend or waive the requirement for public consultation to the extent that public participation in the approval process would defeat the purpose of the information collection, violate State or Federal law, or substantially interfere with any agency's ability to perform its statutory obligations. The Acting Leader, Information Policy and Standards Team, Regulatory Information Management Services, Office of Management, publishes that notice containing proposed information collection requests prior to submission of these requests to OMB. Each proposed information collection, grouped by office, contains the following: (1) Type of review requested, e.g., new, revision, extension, existing or reinstatement; (2) Title; (3) Summary of the collection; (4) Description of the need for, and proposed use of, the information; (5) Respondents and frequency of collection; and (6) Reporting and/or Recordkeeping burden. OMB invites public comment.
Dated: December 4, 2006.
Dianne M. Novick,
Acting Leader, Information Policy and Standards Team, Regulatory Information Management Services Office of Management.
Institute of Education Sciences
Type of Review: Revision.
Title: Schools and Staffing Survey 2007.
Frequency: Other: onetime.
Affected Public: State, Local, or Tribal Gov't, SEAs or LEAs; Businesses or other forprofit; Notforprofit institutions.
Reporting and Recordkeeping Hour Burden:
Burden Hours: 70,775.
Abstract: The Schools and Staffing Survey is a nationally and state representative survey of teachers, principals, schools and school districts. Respondents include public and private school principals, teachers and school and LEA staff persons. Topics covered include characteristics of teachers, principals, schools, school libraries, teacher training opportunities, retention, retirement, hiring, and shortages.
Requests for copies of the information collection submission for OMB review may be accessed from http://edicsweb.ed.gov, by selecting the ``Browse Pending Collections'' link and by clicking on link number 3191. When you access the information collection, click on ``Download Attachments `` to view. Written requests for information should be addressed to U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW., Potomac Center, 9th Floor, Washington, DC 202024700. Requests may also be electronically mailed to ICDocketMgr@ed.gov or faxed to 202245 6623. Please specify the complete title of the information collection when making your request.
Comments regarding burden and/or the collection activity
requirements should be electronically mailed to ICDocketMgr@ed.gov.
Individuals who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may
call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 18008778339. [FR Doc. E620887 Filed 12706; 8:45 am]
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